Mr. John R. Pope, age 77, of Middletown, DE passed away, with his family by his side, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Mr. Pope proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Air Force. After retiring from the Air Force and David Taylor Naval Research Center in Annapolis, MD, Mr. Pope enjoyed many years of pursuing his love of the Chesapeake Bay and preserving the environment.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Catherine and Cletus Pope.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Maxine, his children, Tom and Cathy Pope of Carlisle, PA and Terri and John Maciolek of Wynnewood, PA, and his grandchildren, John, Jessica and Joshua Pope and Michala Maciolek.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 9 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where friends may visit with his family from 10:00-11:00 am. Interment will be held privately with full military honors at Lakemont Memorial Gardens in Davidsonville, MD.
Arrangements by Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, Middletown, DE
On-line condolences may be sent to www.daniels-hutchison.com.